NIT Silchar Recruitment of Assistant Professors

(An Institute of National Importance established by MHRD, Govt. of India)
Silchar – 788 010 (Assam)

Special Recruitment Drives for SC, ST, OBC & PWD
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National Institute of Technology, Silchar, an Institute of National Importance declared by the NIT Act, 2007, imparts quality Technical Education in Science, Engineering & Technology at Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral levels.

Applications are invited from qualified Indian Nationals for faculty positions at the level of Assistant Professor in Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Electronics & Communication Engg., Computer Sc. & Engg., Electronics & Instrumentation Engg., Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Humanities & Social Science disciplines at NIT, Silchar under Special Recruitment Drives for the reserved posts for ST-5, OBC-4 and PWD-2.

The department-wise specializations are as given below:

Sl. No Departments Desirable areas of specialization
1. Civil Engineering Structural Engg., Earthquake Engg. (Structural Dynamics), Soil Dynamics, Transportation Engg.
2. Mechanical Engineering Thermal Engg., Design Engg., Production Engg.
3. Electrical Engineering Power Electronics & Drives, Control System, Instrumentation, Industrial Electronics, Energy System (Electrical), Power System.
4. Electronics &
VLSI System Design, Signal processing, Biomedical signal processing, Nanotechnology, MEMS, Embedded system & Robotics, Adhoc networks, Smart Antenna, MIC, USB Antenna, Networking, Communication Engg.
5. Computer Science & Engineering Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, Operating Systems, Computer Architecture/VLSI, Communication/Networking, Theoretical Computer Science
6. Electronics &
Instrumentation, Biomedical Instrumentation, Control & Automation, Industrial Instrumentation, Microelectronics, Signal Processing, Communication Engg., Nanotechnology, Process Engg.
7. Mathematics Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematic modeling, Computational Mathematics,
8. Physics Semiconductor nanostructures & devices, High Energy Physics
9. Chemistry Physical Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Applied Chemistry.
10. Humanities English Language Teaching,

Essential Qualifications, Experiences etc. for the Post of Assistant Professor:

Designation, Pay Band and Academic Grade pay Essential Qualifi-
Rel. Exp. Other essential requirements (Expected to be amended upwards with time, as the NIT system achieves higher standards) Additional Desirable requirements Age: Preferably below
(i) Assistant Professor (Regular)
AGP: Rs. 6000/- PB 3 + 7 increments
Ph.D. None One           paper accepted        for publication  in  an SCI journal Two SCI Journal papers or one patent; may be based on Ph.D. work. 35 years
(ii)    Assistant Professor (On contract)
AGP: Rs. 6000/- PB 3 + 2 increments
M. Tech. None None Advanced state of Ph.D. work in a reputed institute. 30 years

NB: Candidates from industry without Ph.D. Degree with substantial professional and R&D experience, and with good number (say 10) of publications in leading journals, wherein candidates being the lead author, may also apply.

(I)   Scale of Pay (Revised) :   For Assistant Professor : Rs. 15,600-39,100+AGP 6,000/-
(II)  Reservations: Reservation will be as per Govt. of India norms for SC/ST/OBC/PWD.
(III) Application Fee of Rs. 300/- for OBC and Rs. 150/- for SC/ST/PWD (Male candidates) and Rs. 150/- for OBC and Rs. 75/- for SC/ST/PWD (Female candidates) in the form of Demand Draft in favour of Director, NIT, Silchar should be enclosed along with the Application Form.
(IV) Please download the Application Form from the Institute Website http:/www.
(V)   Last date for receipt of completed Application Form is 28th February, 2013

Academic Reimbursements and incentives :
In addition to normal pay and allowances as applicable to the Central Govt. employees stationed at Silchar, following additional incentives, are also available to faculty members :
(i)  Full funding of attending National Conference either for presenting a paper or chairing
session as per Institute guidelines.
(ii) Financial assistance up to Rs. 3.00 lakhs in 3 years under professional development fund.
(iii) Reimbursement of telephone charges up to Rs. 750/- per month.

General conditions:
(i) The Institute reserves the right to cancel the recruitment without assigning any reason. (ii) The prescribed qualification and experience are minimum and the mere possession of the same does not entitle candidates to be called for interview. (iii) No correspondence will be entertained with the candidates, who are not called for interview/selected for appointment. (iv) Canvassing in any form will result in disqualification of candidature. (v) Legal disputes, if any, with NIT, Silchar will be restricted within the jurisdiction of Silchar Court only. (vi) Complete application form shall be submitted to the Registrar, NIT, Silchar – 788010, Assam. (vii) All reserved category candidates shall be required to submit attested copies of the latest Caste certificate issued by competent authority. Similarly, PWD candidates shall be required to submit proof of physical disability certificate from competent medical authority.

Other important information:

(i) Candidates are requested to provide their active email Id/mobile phone numbers/ Landline phone numbers in the application form for easy contact. (ii) List of short listed candidates will be displayed on the Website of the Institute. (iii) Candidates are advised to visit the Institute Website regularly. (iv) Short listed candidates will be informed by email for interviews. (v) The Institute reserves the right to reject any or all applications or it may amend any of the clauses above as per orders of the competent authority/Govt. of India. (vi) Incomplete applications shall be summarily rejected and no communication in this regard shall be entertained. (vii) Candidate should fill in separate application form for each Department, if applying for more than one Department. (viii) 3 tire AC for to & fro journey will be paid to the candidates. Candidates from abroad can also apply using the downloaded application along with an application fee mentioned above.

(Prof. N.V. Deshpande)

Complete Notification along with Application form can be downloaded in PDF form HERE:

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